TITLE

U.S. ranks near last in leave

AUTHOR(S)
Chardac, Emily
PUB. DATE
April 2011
SOURCE
Employee Benefit News;Apr2011, Vol. 25 Issue 4, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that U.S. parental leave benefits lags far behind from its industrialized peers. It states that the Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA) is not an option that is financially feasible for many families. However, Canada offers 17-18 weeks wages paid up to 55%, while France offers 16-18 weeks wages paid at 100%.
ACCESSION #
59624234

 

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